Average Bench: 58.5% (209th of 1015)

more Based on 45,985 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DL003-9VT166, ST2000DL 003, ST2000DL003-9VT, ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003, Seagate ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL 003-9VT166

Average average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB averaged 41.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.71MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.64MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB is 38.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 53.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 101MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 45,985 samples)
Min Avg Max
58 Read 103 134
60.2 Write 103 134
28.1 Mixed 53.7 67
60 SusWrite 101 133
66% 90.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.64 0.8
0.5 4K Write 1.35 6.1
0.4 4K Mixed 0.71 0.9
130% 0.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 138 138 139 136 137 MB/s
Read 138
Write 138
Mixed 65.3
SusWrite 137
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 133 133 133 131 130 MB/s
Read 138
Write 135
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 131
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC3C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 126 128 131 130 131 MB/s
Read 98
Write 96.3
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 126
64% 88.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 0.4
198% 2.6 MB/s
681GB free
Firmware: CC98
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 82 86 86 87 87 MB/s
Read 102
Write 94.5
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 85.4
58% 79.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
77% 0.47 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 101 100 102 105 101 MB/s
Read 77.5
Write 91
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 99
55% 75.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.6
4K Mixed 0.4
196% 2.57 MB/s
492GB free
Firmware: CC3C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 65 70 64 71 66 MB/s
Read 93.3
Write 120
Mixed 30
SusWrite 64.6
56% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.1
4K Mixed 0.5
198% 2.43 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC3C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 76 85 86 84 96 MB/s
Read 29
Write 75.5
Mixed 26
SusWrite 83.7
39% 53.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.4
151% 1.8 MB/s
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Typical Barracuda Green 2TB Builds (Compare 1,949 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 17%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
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Workstation
Workstation 19%
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System: Medionpc MS-7728

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 25% - Poor Total price: $393

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